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Williston man found guilty in shooting death of rancher

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINOT — Jurors took less than three hours Wednesday to find a man guilty in the shooting death of Williston rancher Jack Sjol.
Ryan Lee Stensaker, 35, of Williston had sat stone-faced throughout much of the five-day trial, but on Wednesday evening…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Williston man found guilty in shooting death of rancher

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINOT — Jurors took less than three hours Wednesday to find a man guilty in the shooting death of Williston rancher Jack Sjol.
Ryan Lee Stensaker, 35, of Williston had sat stone-faced throughout much of the five-day trial, but on Wednesday evening…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Kenmare woman arrested in death of teenage son

March 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

KENMARE — A Kenmare woman has been arrested on murder and child abuse or neglect charges in the death of her 13-year-old son.

The Associated Press reported that Jessica Lee Jensen was booked into the Ward County Jail on Friday. A representative o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Kenmare woman arrested in death of teenage son

March 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

KENMARE — A Kenmare woman has been arrested on murder and child abuse or neglect charges in the death of her 13-year-old son.

The Associated Press reported that Jessica Lee Jensen was booked into the Ward County Jail on Friday. A representative o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minot man killed when van goes off road in rural area

June 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

A 36-year-old Minot man was killed in a one-vehicle accident Saturday morning in rural Ward County. Continue Reading

Minot airport director: Much larger terminal needed, plus more gates, parking

March 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Minot’s air travel numbers have been rising since 2009, in large part due to the oil boom in western North Dakota. Boardings in Minot in January increased 63 percent over the year, and in February they were up 85 percent. Continue Reading

Minot needs more flood recovery staff, mayor says

March 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Minot Mayor Curt Zimbelman says the city needs to consider hiring more building inspectors and possibly more help for the engineering, public works and police departments. Continue Reading

Ward County gets $3.5 million grant to help with flooded homes

March 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The grant money will help cover the costs of rehabilitating 780 homes in Ward County. About $6.5 million in state funding remains to be awarded in counties impacted by major flooding. Continue Reading

Flooded home rehab in Minot progressing, survey finds

March 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A survey finds that nearly half of Minot homes that had main-floor damage during last summer’s Souris River flooding are either rehabbed and occupied or close to being rebuilt.
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Souris River flood plan price tag put at $820 million

March 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Engineers have released their 1,500-page proposal to protect areas from Burlington through Minot to Velva, N.D., and also Mouse River Park in Renville County.
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